The School District of Lee County has topped 100,000 students for the first time in its history. Total enrollment reported by the Florida Department of Education for the 2023-24 school year is 102,791 students in pre-K through 12th grade. In schools operated by the district, the official enrollment number is 89,337 students.
In one year, total enrollment has grown by 3,347 students. District-operated schools have 2,604 more students than they did in October 2022, while charter schools have 833 more students.
Enrollment in district-operated schools has increased by 9,000 students since 2016 and charter school enrollment is up 1,031 students.